Kuwait musical instrument companies ignore medium to high level musicians because they only ever bring budget instruments to this country. This forces us musicians to order instruments from outside the country. With the ever rising costs in shipping with Aramex or DHL, this option is becoming too expensive. Furthermore, we can’t order things like cabinets [...]
Al Yousifi just got a shipment of 60 Ibanez guitars and this S420 they brought in caught my eye. I owned an Ibanez S guitar before, an S470, and I really liked the thin body and awesome ZR trem that stays in tune perfectly. So, I decided to buy this one because it’s got an awesome [...]
I somewhat lost this song because it was uploaded on myspace and when I switched computers just a couple months later I somehow lost this song when I was transferring over. I tried lots of way to try and get the song off myspace but nothing worked! Flash forward three years and I sign into [...]
Source: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=213579722013437. Summer Rock Out II, the metal show that was going to happen at the Holiday Inn Salmiya on July 22nd, has been canceled. No reason given yet. I was really looking forward to the show. Sucks that it got canceled.
Was surfing the net and I found this cool website called Kuwait Music. It looks relitively new, and it has a bunch of posts about music that’s happening in Kuwait, be it from Kuwaiti musicians, or about music around the middle east. They even have a buy/sell section which is pretty cool. I may post [...]
Recently 99.7 has been having a special where they feature local Kuwait talent on their radio station. When I heard about this I got in contact with someone I know who works there and told them about my music. They liked it a lot and told me that it would be played on 99.7 on [...]
8 bit Metal Music is a new online project that I’ve started. It’s all about converting metal songs into 8 bit versions. I enjoy metal and I enjoy the sounds of old skool nintendo games so I went ahead one day and tried to convert a Symphony X song into 8 bit and it sounded [...]
Depth, a local Kuwaiti metal band posted their 3 track EP on youtube. The link is here: http://www.youtube.com/depthkuwait I’m a huge fan of metal music and it’s my favorite type of music. I’ve been playing guitar for 9 years now and mostly play metal and shred stuff. The EP is pretty good. The mixing is [...]